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Scandic Vulkan

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Maridalsveien 13, Oslo 0175, Norway
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Ranked #49 of 88 Hotels in Oslo
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the scandic Vulkan at Oslo. The hotel website looked very nice and everything looked oké in the beginning. Untill we came in our room. It was a horrible room and prehistoric. Not what we use to see in the Scandic hotels in Norway. The wire's off the television and sealinglamps where not propper installed and the sealinglamp... More

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Oslo, Norway
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved the location of this hotel. It's within walking distance of the city centre, and right above Mathallen, where you can buy all the food you might wish for, and then some. The staff was very friendly, the breakfast was as expected, and it all looked clean and new. However, the rooms were quite small. We had a superior room,... More

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Oslo, Norway
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74 reviews 74 reviews
61 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

My first impression when I entered the room was: "Wow, strange lay out!". When entering the room I came into a tight corridor which turned left, passing a desk and the bathroom on the left side. And then, at the very end the bedroom area revealed itself with almost panorama view. It felt slightly cramped, but the big windows overlooking... More

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Monica E, Daglig leder at Scandic Vulkan, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at Scandic Vulkan when visiting Oslo. We especially liked to read that you enjoyed the view from the room, and our big showers! Hope to see you soon again! Best Regards Monica Egeberg General Manager Scandic Vulkan More

Oslo, Norway
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Business trip March'14. Location is great, not in the tourist area (Karl Johan gt), but where people live. Close to the food market and Grunerlokka. Clean, fresh rooms. Nice food. Restaurant in several small areas, you avoid the canteens feeling! Polite staff.

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Monica E, Daglig leder at Scandic Vulkan, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at Scandic Vulkan when visiting Oslo, and thank you for the great feedback provided. We especially liked to read that you enjoyed our location, our food and our nice staff. Hope to see you soon again! Best Regards Monica Egeberg General Manager Scandic Vulkan More

Sandefjord, Norway
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92 reviews 92 reviews
27 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We had a great stay here from Saturday to Monday now in July. Wih a special summerprice including breakfast and free parking. Great location next to the foodhall in Oslo with late opening of the bars and restaurants. 20 minutes walk to Karl Johan approx. So not bad at all located. The room we had was on the same floor... More

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Monica E, Daglig leder at Scandic Vulkan, responded to this review

Hi, thank you for your kindly feedback after your recent stay at Scandic Vulkan. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed our superb location beside the foodcourt Mathallen, our friendly staff, and our good organic breakfast. Hope to see you soon again! Best Regards Monica Egeberg General Manager Scandic Vulkan More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the Vulkan June 20-22. Elias took very good care of us, from check in to check out. We had a little problem with our first room (plugged shower drain) so he immediately upgraded us to room with an amazing view and huge windows. The Vulkan is next to a food lovers dream - the Mathallen Oslo. Lots... More

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Monica E, Daglig leder at Scandic Vulkan, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for staying at Scandic Vulkan when visiting wonderful Oslo! We are delighted that you enjoyed our cityview at the top floors, and our great and exciting foodie location! Thank you also for mentioning Elias - he is one of our many stars :-) Hope to see you soon again! Best Regards Monica Egeberg General Manager Scandic Vulkan More

Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

+ New, clean hotel, nice room Reasonably priced Good breakfast 0 Location about a mile outside of city center, but good public transportation Service ok - Some traffic noise Restaurant hours and menu limited

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Monica E, Daglig leder at Scandic Vulkan, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for staying at Scandic Vulkan when visiting Oslo! We are delighted that you enjoyed our good organic breakfast, and our nice location! Hope to see you soon again! Best Regards Monica Egeberg General Manager Scandic Vulkan More

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We upgraded to a superior room and the view was fantastic. They have floor to ceiling windows all around the room. Perfect location- there are plenty of bars and restaurants close by and it is about a 20 minute walk from the bus/train station.

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Monica E, Daglig leder at Scandic Vulkan, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for staying at Scandic Vulkan when visiting beautiful Oslo! We are delighted that you enjoyed our cityview at the top floors, and our great and exciting location. We hope to see you soon again! Best Regards Monica Egeberg General Manager Scandic Vulkan More

Pretoria, South Africa
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Here it is in summary: 1.Quite spacious and clean standard rooms 2.friendly staff 3.Breakfast is quite basic 4.located further outside the city so be prepared to walk to fork out about 150Nok to the city centre 5. Good food court outside the hotel with reasonable eating places In short..its a good business hotel and a safe choice if u want... More

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Monica E, Daglig leder at Scandic Vulkan, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for staying at Scandic Vulkan when visiting Oslo! We are delighted that you enjoyed our clean rooms, our nice staff and the amazing foodcout Mathallen located outside our hotel. And the city centre also just a short walk from our location. We hope to see you soon again. Best Regards Monica Egeberg General Manager Scandic Vulkan More

Salem, India
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40 reviews 40 reviews
34 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

The hotel is modern hotel and few miles away from the city center though it's connected by frequent buses The location is a very calm suburb with few convienent stores near by The rooms were basic and average sizes . We were put in a room on the first floor with windows opening on the pavement facing the road which... More

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Monica E, Leder  at Scandic Vulkan, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for your nice review after staying at Scandic Vulkan. We really appreciated that you enjoyed our great location and our good ecological breakfast. We hope to see you again the next time you visit Oslo. Best Regards Monica Egeberg General Manager Scandic Vulkan More

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Address: Maridalsveien 13, Oslo 0175, Norway
Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Scandic Vulkan 4*
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